2 killed, 1 injured in early-morning shooting

Neighbors told police they thought the gunshots were fireworks

2 killed, 1 injured in early-morning shooting

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Cleveland police are investigating after an early-morning shooting left two dead and another injured on the city’s West Side.

The incident occurred around 2:30 a.m. near the intersection of Henrtize Avenue and W. 47th Street.

According to police, officers arrived on scene to find two male victims suffering fatal gunshot wounds inside a Dodge Durango.

Both were taken to MetroHealth, where they were pronounced dead of their injuries.

Police said they found a third victim near the intersection of E. 66th Street and Consul Avenue. That victim, also a male, was taken to Metro for treatment.

Neighbors told police they initially thought the gunshots were fireworks until they discovered the two victims outside.

No arrests have been made.

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